# The official length for a marathon race is 26.2 miles. How many yards long is a marathon? How many feet?

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Oct 28, 2016

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#### Explanation:

So, first of all, we are told that a marathon race is

It is really helpful to remember a few conversion factors:

1)

2)

So let's start with converting miles to feet...

Since each mile equals

Great! Now let's convert from miles to yards.

Since each mile equals

Hope this helps!